Oct 3, 2012 4:00am PDT
-one = final score. the share of the division with the texas rangers. and this is coming tonight with the here are some of the highlights. this was the winning play. just amazing. jackie, this could be a real! we could be looking at the a l west? >> yes. probably the most improbable story in baseball this year the oakland a's. 93/68 tied with the texas rangers. there were 13 games behind the texas rangers and the of the word bacthey have come back-this is the last game of the season and they are in the dead heat. the winner of this game will be the american league champion it will get a little bit of time off. and it all comes down to this. who would have thought this? at the beginning of the season, oakland athletics were a long shot. they didn't improbable comeback but as you mentioned, 30,000 fans and probably the same to the oakland fans are going crazy. and as i mentioned earlier one of the most improbable teams. they have clinched the playoff spot. they will get a little bit of time off. and i think that it will be packed again tonight. they seem to be winning night after night after ni
Sep 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
and could close the gap on the rangers who lost the first game of the double-header today against the angels. the a's are an exciting team to watch this year. a's led 2-0. justin smoak, rbi single. a 2-2 game. looking for the go-ahead run in the ticket. watch josh donaldson rob smoak to get the final out of the inning. check it out, a great play. that would be a game-safer because in the eighth, cespedes drills it down the line. 3-2, a's. two batters later, josh reddick. see ya. his third home run in the last four games. a two-run shot. a's won 5-26789 they are a game and a half behind the rangers for a division lead. 2 1/2 ahead of the angels for the final wildcard spot. >>> padres hosting the giants and who said divided loyalties can get alone. giants trail. 100th home run for the giants this season ties it at five. two batters later, home run number 101 from hunter pence. two-run shot. giants take the 7-5 victory. on to l.a. to end the regular season with three against the dodgers. >>> and you will not believe the ending of golf's ryder cup today. we will have it for you coming up at six.
Oct 1, 2012 4:00am PDT
to the playoffs zero yet! >> it was sole hot and quiet with a home run was hit we are ready for the rangers. >> the suite was amazing yes i think they can make it to the playoffs is up to them than to have to rely on anyone else they have in their hand they can do it. >> the last time the a's made it to the playoffs was in 2006 in oakland reggie colmar kron 4 news. >> for the giants beat san diego 7-5. now on to football the oakland raiders were roughed up losing to the denver broncos 37-6 the game was close in the first half. the broncos unpaid many came out the second half but up 27 straight points. the san francisco forty-niners meanwhile shut out the new york jets 34-0 is the final score. the jets were not able to do anything on either side of the ball all day long. the san francisco 49ers are 3-1 in the season and are still trailing. we will take a break at 4: 53 we will have more of a look outside. not much fog to speak of. q >> ann hathaway deter fairytale wedding. >> justin beeper gives new meaning to the san the show must go on the pop star got sick to in the kickoff concert of is
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
the coliseum tonight a's welcoming rangers, -- >> during -- [ unintelligible ] >>> 7:05 first pitch, about 70°, drop to 60 by the end of the game. let's talk about what is going on as far as clouds, do you see any? no not as we look from vollmer peak towards san francisco to sutro tower to the coast, absolutely nothing. live doppler 7 hd about the clouds, you don't have to worry about mist, drizzle, no rain, we can use it. these are latest conditions i just updated them, still 48 half moon bay, 50 santa rosa everybody else in the mid 50s to mid 60s until you get to fremont, still the warm spot at 73°, 60 monterey everybody else around the bay and inland mid to upper 50s under a clear sky, today will be the hottest day this week, clear tonight, mild to warm, mid 50s to mid 60s tomorrow morning many cooling will spread throughout all of our neighborhoods through the week. today concord 97°, san jose 94, san francisco 86, again san francisco 86 today, oakland 87, santa rosa and fremont 96 and 91. still hot in the low to mid 90s inland east bay valleys, orange for a reason to get your attentio
Sep 30, 2012 6:00pm PDT
-2. they are a game and a half behind the rangers for the division led. two and a half ahead for the final wildcard spots. padres hosted. giants trail 5-4 in the ninth. huston street, 100th home run for the giants this season. ties it at five. two batters later. number 101 from runter pens. two-run shot. takes the series with the 7-5 victory. they go on to l.a. to end the regular season with three against the dodgers. all right. we had an unbelievable finish at today's ryder cup with a complete american meltdown. team usa led 10-6 coming into today's single matches. lou donald. first of twelve players out for your. great save on 17. he would close the bubble. europe trails 10-7. on 18, unbelievable shot over the trees. first european player in 31 years to go 4-0 in ryder cup, beating stinson. 10 - 8, usa. justin and mickelson back-to-back birdies. he won his match. even phil is impressed. then jim furyk needed this to have the match. he misses and martin from the same spot for the win. europe wins 8 1/2 of the twelve singles matches. an amazing come back. they retain the ryder cup. just incredible.
Sep 30, 2012 5:30pm PDT
and it is a's win 5- 2. so, the rangers and angels are playing the second game of a doubleheader. the standings will change if texas loses the a's are a game out. and they host texas for the final 3 games beginning tomorrow night. >>> now, in contrast, the giants, looking like a team waiting to get it started, don't they? 9th inning, in san diego, former padre, goes deep. solo shot to tie the game at 5. that is the first home run given up by san diego closer street, this year. two batters later. there is the second home run he has given up this year. giants score 5 unanswered runs and win 7-5. >>> final day of the ryder cup. rory showed up 10 minutes before his tee time. hello. now, europe won the first five matches just there. phil mickelson by beat win the the last two holes. steve stricter, oh, no, scared the match. he makes the putt. you are up. oh, you can't serious. what an incredible comeback for europe. they win 14.5 to 13.5. europe one 8 of the 12 matches today. an epic collapse by the united states. >> it was of the last night we were talking about oh, americans got it.
Sep 30, 2012 6:30pm PDT
in the last few games. the rangers and angels currently playing a second game of a doubleheader. the standings are going to change. the a's could catch him. they come to oakland tomorrow. strap in, folks, it will be crazy. >>> in contrast, the giants looking like a team waiting for the play offs to start. 9th inning, san diego, former padre out of here. solo shot. that is the 1st home run given up by san diego closer houston street this year. two batters later he gives up the 2nd. giants scored 5 unanswered runs and win 7-5. >>> and a shocker in golf. europeans comeback and they stung the united states t. is over. >> yes. a lot of that, talk about it in game day. >> i have is a reporter with the athletics, one with stpraoeupbers and one 49ers and one with the raiders. >> >>> we will show you a new approach to get rid of a headache and his patients say it works. that story and more tonight at 11:00. that will do it for this edition of eyewitness news "60 minutes" is next. arnold schwarzenegger on dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the f
Sep 30, 2012 11:30pm PDT
did this. it's a three run homer his second of the game. the rangers get a split. losing the game but winning the night cap 8-7. what does it all mean? the a's are now three games in front of the rays and angels in the wild card race. that means their magic number is just one. the rangers, yankees and orioles all clench play off spots tonight. and oakland still arrived in the al game. texas to play beginning tomorrow night at the coliseum. >>> the giants starting pitchers aren't making it easy on bruce bochy as he trys to set up his rotation for the play offs. houston street on in the ninth to try to nail a san diego win. with one out. pinch hitter xavier nadie that's homer number one. and josh with a long ball again with the drive to center. giants win 7-5. they still don't know yet whether they will face cincinnati or washington in the play offs. >>> still to come on this late sunday night edition of sports wrap. the latest on nascar's race for the cup. and what looked ah. fire bad! just have to fire roast these tomatoes. do you churn your own butter what? too? this is
Oct 1, 2012 9:00pm PDT
,000 at coliseum tonight. josh reddick singles up the middle. that would be productive. rangers respond in the fourth, pesky michael young take parker's pitch gone. two-run shot and then in the fifth, chris sends one to left center field. adam who doubled earlier, he scores. still in the fifth, brandon moss coco is going to test the arm of josh hamilton and he is safe. that made it 4-2. texas is added run and a's are holding on 4-33 in the eighth. >> -- 4-3 in the eighth. >> matted cane was named opening starter. buster posey, double to the ball on left. m scout execute will score. giants on top 1-0, dodgers trying to hang on to a sli wildcard eighthnning,lutchingle le. aganurns on t jetsnde scores easily to tie it at 2. that is where we are right now. 2-2 ninth zbling 49ers crushed the jets, 34-0 and jim harbaugh's staff out coached them. they out-tebowed the team that has tim. look at the blocking here. fantastic job and smarts to g down. under two minutes. keep the clock running. harbaugh likes what he sees in him. >> he has a stiff jaw and goes about working every day. he is prepare
Sep 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
angels and the texas rangers as the a's hope to clinch that playoff spot. yesterday the angels won in texas. today they battle again and you can watch that game on ktvu at 1:00. >>> all right. let's go over to rosemary who is watching the rising temperatures this morning. hey, rosemary. >> good morning. a calm start out there. temperatures a little cool, and boy is it cloudy. we have clouds widespread this morning. the marine layer right about 1500 feet and we're dealing with fog as well as high pressure builds in. the high pressure will bring us the warm-up, compressing the marine layer. poor visibility in areas like santa rosa as well as the coast. widespread 50s outside our door at this hour. by noontime, we're looking at 60s right along the coastline in san francisco, along the east bay shore, 70s around the bay. mid 70s in santa rosa to upper 70s near concord, and livermore, right about 80 degrees at lunchtime. into the afternoon. there is the red. 90s in the forecast, livermore, antioc, concord, and areas near clear lake for the afternoon. today going to be a warmer day. tomo
Sep 30, 2012 5:00am PDT
for the fourth time this year. they are 2 1/2 back of the rangers in the west and 2 1/2 ahead of the angels for the final wildcard. >>> giants and padres in san diego. giants get on the board first in the first. hunter pence, three-run shot off eric stults. his 23rd of the year. just like that 3-0, g-men. next pitch. xavier out of cal, goes deep to center. cameron may be has a leap continue. great catch. took a chunk out of the wall in the process. madison bumgarner on the mound and he got rocked. third inning, chase headley two-run shot. padres take the 4-3 lead. bumgarner for innings. giants go on to lose it 7-3. all right. who has the bsst record in bay area college football right now? that would be san jose state. spartans looking for their fourth straight victory hosted by navy. a defensive battle. johnson strips the quarterback tray miller. they recover and here we go. not a lot of offense in the first quarter. here's a terrific play. he looks like he is sacked. escapes and stosses it up. makes an outstanding one arounded grab. they led 3-0 at the last. late third, navy with the play
Sep 30, 2012 6:00am PDT
. winning 7-4. they are 2 1/2 back of the rangers in the west and 2 1/2 ahead of the angels for the final wildcard. >>> giants and padres in san diego. the blue man group wearing their fall colors, i guess. giants get on the board first in the first. hunter pence, three-run shot off eric stults. his 23rd of the year. just like that 3-0, g-men. next pitch. xavier nady out of cal, goes deep to center. cameron maybe has a leap continue. great catch. took a chunk out of the wall in the process. madison bumgarner on the mound and he got rocked. third inning, chase headley two-run shot. padres take the 4-3 lead. bumgarner 4 innings. giants go on to lose it 7-3. all right. who has the best record in bay area college football right now? that would be san jose state. spartans looking for their fourth straight victory hosted by navy. a defensive battle. travis johnson strips the quarterback trey miller. they recover and here we go. not a lot of offense in the first quarter. here's a terrific play. he looks like he is sacked. escapes and tosses it up. makes an outstanding one-handed grab. spore fans
Sep 30, 2012 11:00pm PDT
ahead of anaheim and tampa for the wild card spot. they host the rangers for the next three games. all right, here we go. a 2-2 tie in the eighth. he drills it down the line. what else? another homerun. 23 ready of the -- 23rd of the year. and the a's are amazing. they either hit home runs or strike out. his third in the last four games. two-run shot. a's win it. they want to win the division. they have texas in town for the final three games. padres hotsing the giants -- hosting the giants. that one is gone off houston street. that's the 100th homerun for the giants. it ties the game at five. a two-run shot. a 7-5 victory. on to l.a. to win the regular season with three against the dodgers. this sports report is brought to you by river rock casino and what a day in sports? >> that concludes another broadcast of abc7 news. i'm alan wang. always a pleasure working with you, leigh and you, shu. thanks for watching. we start again tomorrow morning at 4:30.
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
sweep the rangers in the next 3, they'll take the west. how about play of the day? chipper jones turned in defense. and last regular season game. two diving catches. both times he threw from his knees. 40 years old but you'd never know it. looking good. fans chanted thank you chipper for the all star who is retiring at the age of 40. he's not done. >> he can still play. the presidential candidates pree to face off with fire works. we'll preview this week's first debate in a live report. >> all night search for two missing bay area voters tossed from their boat. one of their companions swim for help. >> bay area hot heat may have played a roll and temperatures soar today we'll tell you who is at greater risk for heat illness and tips to stay cool. #3w4r57 ,,,,,, dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: t
Sep 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. two outs in the 9th hunter hit this gaper against the texas rangers while the ball rolls the angels court tieing lead run. 5-4 in the first game of the doubleheader. the a's are a game and a half out at first base and can be with in a game. >>> good news and bad fort giants. houston street onto the night to try to nail down a pad rewin. pinch hitter, had other ideas, puts one over the fence for his first home run as a giant. then -- reached on the inslide single pence took street deep to the same part of the ballpark. they win. tim was shaky, giving up five runs in six innings of work. >>> a come back for the ages on the final day of ryder cup play. we will be right back. 0!ockÑ?çóxo?Ñ=çñÑñçvxqx?ñññ?óioy . >>> we said last night it would take a collapse by the outs team to fail to win the ryder cup and that's what happened. royy almost didn't make his tee time. he got there 11 minutes before he was supposed to tee off. apparently he doesn't need to warm up. chipping on the 5th hole against bradley. that will work. down to previously undefeated bradley, 2-1. 12 matches i